Society of the Arts is a Non-Profit Women’s Service Organization

Our purpose is to work with and actively support the Allentown Art Museum.

SOTA in the News

As part of the Valentine’s Day celebration at the Museum on February 12, five SOTA Docents dressed in fabulous costumes brought artworks alive for the Museum public.  This program, called Art Comes Alive, was developed by Terri Bartholomew three years ago, and it continues to be very popular.  This year’s participants were from left to right:  Val Johnson, Arjana Etchason, Terri Bartholomew, Ellen Johnson and Nicki Vasiliadis.




Marco Calderon captures SHOW HOUSE 2016! View his beautiful video presentation of Moyer~Metzger Manse: A Portrait of Revival.


Excellent interview and coverage for the Show House by Peak TV.  They talk to Loran Staehle and David Mickenberg.

Portrait of Revival: Through the Eyes of Design – A City Center video by Dave Meyers.

A big “Thank You” to City Center Lehigh Valley for their generous support of SOTA and Show House 2016! Congratulations to Dave Meyers for the hard work and talent that he put into the Show House video, “A Portrait of Revival: Through the Eyes of Design”. First premiered at our Sneak Peek Party.









Allentown Art Museum Affiliation

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For more than 75 years, the Allentown Art Museum has been a place where inspiration is born and lifelong memories are made.

Our mission is to enrich the lives of the widest possible audience of visitors by engaging, informing, and inspiring them through the activities of collecting, preserving, studying, exhibiting, and interpreting important works of visual art.